Barbara Attley

June 25, 1935 - September 15, 2017

Passed away peacefully at Taunton Mills Village in Whitby, Ontario surrounded by her family, on September 15, 2017 at the age of 82. Beloved and devoted wife of 63 years to John (deceased). Sister of Lilian and Philip (both deceased).  Loving mother of Clare (Dr. Wayne Tanner), Martha (Dr. Peter Campbell), Mark (Lynn), and Timothy (Angela). Cherished Grandy of Stephanie (Brad), James, Richard (Julia), John, William, Katy (Brenden), Thomas (deceased), Daniel, George (deceased), Victoria, Ben, Henry and Lily. Proud great-grandmother to Noah, Jack (Attley) Molly & Jack (Campbell). Barbara was born and raised in Northamptonshire, England and eventually settled in Canada in 1976. She was a loving wife, mother, aunt, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend to all those she touched with her life. We will remember her sense of humour and exceptional cooking. Thank-you to all the amazing staff at The Village of Taunton Mills (Perry Neighbourhood) Retirement Home for their exceptional care of Barbara over the last two and half years. A private Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Cobourg.  If so desired, donations in memory of Barbara may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Canada. Condolences received at

Private Family Service

St. Michael's Catholic Church, Cobourg

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